Duarte Unified School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 10 public schools serving 4,312 students in Duarte Unified School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in California.
Public Schools in Duarte Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the California public school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 51% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Duarte Unified School District are Valley View Elementary (tk-6), Royal Oaks Steam Academy (k-7) and Maxwell Academy An Ib World (k-7). Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Duarte Unified School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in California.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public school average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Duarte Unified School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in California for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Duarte Unified School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CA)
# Schools
10 Schools
10,330 Schools
# Students
4,312 Students
6,192,888 Students
# Teachers
202 Teachers
264,566 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1

District Rank

Duarte Unified School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 989 school districts in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CA)
Overall District Rank
#667 out of 1942 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Duarte Unified  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Duarte Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Duarte Unified  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
95%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Duarte Unified  School District and public school graduation rate of CA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.54
0.64
# American Indian Students
29 Students
32,921 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
394 Students
718,659 Students
% Asian Students
9%
12%
# Hispanic Students
2,855 Students
3,363,800 Students
% Hispanic Students
66%
54%
# Black Students
161 Students
337,130 Students
% Black Students
4%
5%
# White Students
447 Students
1,436,225 Students
% White Students
10%
23%
# Hawaiian Students
5 Students
28,731 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
421 Students
272,750 Students
% of Two or more races Students
10%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18
# Students in K Grade:
291
530,055
# Students in 1st Grade:
289
456,554
# Students in 2nd Grade:
249
453,997
# Students in 3rd Grade:
233
445,706
# Students in 4th Grade:
274
464,918
# Students in 5th Grade:
274
470,293
# Students in 6th Grade:
270
484,340
# Students in 7th Grade:
366
474,129
# Students in 8th Grade:
394
471,620
# Students in 9th Grade:
537
492,955
# Students in 10th Grade:
416
481,188
# Students in 11th Grade:
397
473,097
# Students in 12th Grade:
308
485,902
# Ungraded Students:
14
8,116

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,816 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,033. The school district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,264 is less than the state median of $16,124. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (CA)
Total Revenue
$60 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Duarte Unified  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$66 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Duarte Unified  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,816
$16,033
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Duarte Unified  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$15,264
$16,124
This chart display average spending per public school student in Duarte Unified  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Duarte Unified School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Valley View Elementary (tk-6)
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
237 Melcanyon Rd.
Duarte, CA 91010
(626) 599-5500
Grades: K-6
| 354 students
Rank: #22.
Royal Oaks Steam Academy (k-7)
Math: 55% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2499 Royal Oaks Dr.
Duarte, CA 91010
(626) 599-5400
Grades: K-7
| 757 students
Rank: #33.
Maxwell Academy An Ib World (k-7)
Math: 36% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
733 Euclid Ave.
Duarte, CA 91010
(626) 599-5300
Grades: K-7
| 395 students
Rank: #44.
Duarte High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1565 E. Central Ave.
Duarte, CA 91010
(626) 599-5700
Grades: 9-12
| 869 students
Rank: #55.
Beardslee Academy (tk-7)
Math: 29% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1212 E. Kellwil Way
Duarte, CA 91010
(626) 599-5200
Grades: K-7
| 368 students
Rank: #66.
Andres Duarte Arts Academy (tk-7)
Math: 21% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1433 Crestfield Dr.
Duarte, CA 91010
(626) 599-5100
Grades: K-7
| 367 students
Rank: #77.
Mt. Olive Innovation And Technology High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1238 Brycedale Ave.
Duarte, CA 91010
(626) 599-5900
Grades: 9-12
| 64 students
1401 Highland Ave.
Duarte, CA 91010
(657) 321-4000
Grades: 9-12
| 406 students
1565 E. Central Ave.
Duarte, CA 91010
(626) 599-5600
Grades: 8
| 373 students
Opportunities For Learning - Duarte
Charter School
806 Hntngtn Dr.
Pasadena, CA 91107
(626) 921-8200
Grades: 7-12
| 359 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 4,312 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 20% in CA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 41% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54

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